Heroic Purgatory

Heroic Purgatory (煉獄エロイカ, Rengoku eroica) is a Japanese black-and-white arthouse film released in 1970. It was directed by Yoshishige Yoshida and written by Masahiro Yamada. It's the second film in Yoshida's trilogy of Japanese radicalism, preceded by Eros + Massacre (1969) and followed by Coup d'Etat (1973).

Heroic Purgatory
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Directed byYoshishige Yoshida
Distributed byArt Theatre Guild
Release date
  • 1970 (1970) (Japan)
Running time
118 minutes


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